The Bayfield County Sheriff's Office has identified the victim of a car crash Jan. 3 in the Town of Grand View.
David Burbank, 39, of Drummond, died when the car he was driving south on U.S. Highway 63 collided with a northbound tow truck north of South Sweden Road. Authorities received the call about 4:41 p.m.
The tow truck operator, identified as Joshua Husfeldt, 32, of Rice Lake, Wis., was not injured. A passenger in the tow truck, 75-year-old Richard Reda of Grand View, was taken to a nearby hospital for injuries that were not believed to be life-threatening. An update on Reda's condition was not available Wednesday evening, the Sheriff's Office reported.
The Wisconsin State Patrol assisted at the scene, and Highway 63 remained closed until about 10 p.m. The crash remains under investigation.